Definition of concurrency in English:


Pronunciation /kənˈkərənsē/ /kənˈkərənsi/


  • 1The fact of two or more events or circumstances happening or existing at the same time.

    • ‘the unfortunate concurrency of both high debt and high unemployment’
    1. 1.1Computing The ability to execute more than one program or task simultaneously.
      ‘a high level of concurrency is crucial to good performance in a multiuser database system’
      • ‘a too liberal access policy has triggered some nasty concurrency issues’